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Creator:
Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
after Lemuel Francis Abbott, ca. 1760–1802, British
Published by V. & R. Green, ca.1768–1804, British
Title:

Valentine Green

Date:
1788
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped to plate): 19 x 15 inches (48.3 x 38.1 cm) and Image: 17 5/16 x 14 7/8 inches (44 x 37.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "14501 (encircled and crossed out) | 31035 (encircled)"; on back, lower center: "76 [...]te | [...]upers(?)"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "L. F. Abbott, Pinxit."; lower center: "VALENTINE GREEN. | Published Octr,, 16th; 1788, by V. & R. Green, Newman Street, Oxford Street, London."; lower right: "Seipsum Sculpsit"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10952
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | bust | coat | collar | cravat | man | portrait | self-portrait
Associated People:
Green, Valentine (1739–1813), engraver and publisher
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29377
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